Respite Care for Family Caregivers
We all deserve to take breaks when we need them! Receiving proper Respite Care can not only make sure your loved one is being properly cared for but will also ensure that you take a well-earned break and be able to do so with a mind at ease.
Caring for a loved one can take its toll on your emotional health and wellbeing, regardless of how capable of a caregiver you are or how much you value the closeness that providing care creates between you and someone you love. Attending to your own personal wellbeing and state of mind should be a priority, and making time to reset is deeply important. Studies have indicated that respite relief has a significant and positive impact on the long-term wellbeing of caregivers.
Care for yourself for a while – it can make all the difference!
We understand how important it is that you feel confident in the care your loved-one is receiving if you are going to truly take a step back and relax. For this reason, we have designed our services to set your mind at ease and ensure you that considerate and expert care is being provided while you take your well-earned break. Our Respite Care Services are individually designed to suit the personal needs of you and your loved-one. A complimentary consultation conducted by one of our nurses provides us with the opportunity to familiarize ourselves with the unique preferences, medical challenges, and care needs of your loved-one and how they wish to receive their care. We customize each care plan and make sure that the care we deliver always continues to meet or surpass your expectations so you can truly take a break and rest. We have no contracts for any of our services, so whether you require a short break for just one day, a full week, or one month, we can offer assistance!
You can trust that during the time you take for yourself to rest, your loved one is being provided top-quality care that attends to the things that are most important to you. Regular periods of rest can make a meaningful difference in allowing you to feel good about your involvement in the provision of care and preventing burn-out.
The Respite Care Services in Bruce County & Grey County can include some or all of the following, which will be tailored to your needs:
- 24-hour on-call support for questions and urgent matters
- Care Management Services including Initial Assessment with an experienced Nurse Case Manager
- Communication with other health care professionals
- Companion Care Services
- Coordination of Home Medical Equipment and Supplies as needed
- Grocery Shopping as needed
- Home Support Services
- Immediate response for additional care
- Personal Care Services
- Review Visit by our Nurse Case Manager
We proudly serve the following communities throughout Bruce and Grey Counties:
- Cape Chin
- Lion’s Head
- Stokes Bay
- Mount Forest
- Owen Sound
- Point Clark
- Port Elgin
- Sauble Beach
- Saugeen Shores
- Stokes Bay Thornbury